CDSL is the second Indian central securities depository based in Mumbai and received the certificate of commencement of business from SEBI in Feb 1999.
CDSL is promoted majorly by Bombay Stock Exchange. CDSL also went public on National Stock Exchange of India on June, 2017.
All leading stock exchanges that include National Exchanges NSE and BSE and major regional exchanges have established connectivity with CDSL.
With 600+ Depository Participants CDSL have approx 1.8 Crores Investor accounts till Sep 30th 2019.